Micaela Carosi has been confirmed in recent years as one of Verdi's most interesting voices and requested in the international opera scene.
After the debut in Spoleto in 2000 as Leonora in Oberto Conte di San Bonifacio and as Desdemona in Verdi’s Otello in 2001 was chosen by Franco Zeffirelli at the time of the Centenary Celebrations for the title role of Verdi's Aida at the Teatro Verdi in Busseto. In the following years she debuted in many of the most important roles for lyric-dramatic soprano: Abigail in Nabucco, the leading roles of Manon Lescaut and Tosca, Lucrezia Contarini in I Due Foscari (La Scala in Milan, direttore Riccardo Muti), Amelia in Simon Boccanegra, Leonora in La Forza del Destino, Elisabetta di Valois in Don Carlo, Leonora in Il Trovatore, Cio-Cio-San in Madama Butterfly and Amelia in Un Ballo in Maschera, Andrea Chènier.
In 2006 she has won the Critics Prize MUSIC as best soprano in the relevant interpretations of the title role of Aida (Teatro Regio, Turin) and Madama Butterfly (Teatro Carlo Felice, Genoa).
She debuted at the Metropolitan Opera with Aida (conducted by Kazushi Ono) and at the Royal Opera House Covent Garden in London with Tosca (conducted by Antonio Pappano). In the same season she sang the Verdi’s Requiem in Valencia (conducted by Lorin Maazel).
Furthermore she sang Un Ballo in Maschera in Bilbao, Manon Lescaut at the Deutsche Oper in Berlin, Aida at the Covent Garden, at the Terme of Caracalla and San Francisco and Forza del Destino in Vienna.
Among her recent and future engagements: Aida in Munich, London, New York, Paris, Verona and Tokyo, Tosca in Catanzaro, Guangzhou under the baton of Daniel Oren and Terme di Caracalla, Un Ballo in Maschera in Vienna and Orange, Madama Butterfly in Paris, Il Trovatore in Maiorca, La Forza del destino in Barcelona, Adriana Lecouvreur in Frankfurt, Barcelona and Paris, La Gioconda in Marseille.